Tree-Mendus Fruit Farm
Eau Claire, Mich. 49111
Cost: Free; price for fruit varies
Hours: August-Labor Day: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesday-Monday. Closed on Tuesday. Sept. 6-Nov. 1: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday-Monday.
The high elevation at Tree-Mendus means the farm grows fruit throughout the summer and fall. Cherries ripen in mid-June and early July; apricots, raspberries and plums in mid-July; peaches and nectarines in August. Bring a picnic lunch. Call to find out what fruit is ripe. Group tours available.